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Section 15. (Enacted 1872.)
Cite as: Cal. Penal Code §15.

A crime or public offense is an act committed or omitted in violation of a law forbidding or commanding it, and to which is annexed, upon conviction, either of the following punishments:

1.Death;

2.Imprisonment;

3.Fine;

4.Removal from office; or,

5.Disqualification to hold and enjoy any office of honor, trust, or profit in this State.



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